Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, December 01, 2015 5:30 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

If you’re in Medicare’s doughnut hole, you may be feeling the pain personally, but all of us pay more.

Tuesday, October 07, 2014 4:31 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

The political battle is still raging over the impact — good or bad — of the Affordable Care Act on Medicare.

Thursday, March 31, 2011 3:43 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

Projected lifetime health care costs for people retiring at 65 in 2011 declined $20,000 thanks to the changes in Medicare driven by the health care reform law signed in 2010, calculates Fidelity Investments, the nation’s largest provider of employee benefits. A reduction in out-of-pocket costs for prescription drugs made the biggest difference, Fidelity says, warning